NYC CHRISTMAS GUIDE!

CHRISTMAS IN NYC!

well, it’s happening! we’ve made it to the monday before thanksgiving which means at this time on friday, i will be wearing christmas jammies and decorating my christmas tree with mariah carey singing her heart out on my bluetooth speaker and nobody can stop me. the best time of year is finally here and i’m gonna end this sentence with extra exclamation points just to get the message across of how stoked i am!!!!!!...

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making macarons with eleanor!

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when eleanor and i went on our mama-daughter trip to paris in february (blog post recaps here and here), you might remember how hard she fell for the raspberry macaron while we were there. i lost count of how many she ate, but they somehow trumped her love for nutella crepes during our time there and if you know eleanor, that is saying something!...

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what to do in NYC over the holidays!

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i’ve rounded up all of our favorite things to do over the holidays in NYC, since this time of year is truly so magical and so many of you have been inquiring! i’ve also included some tips for getting around and staying warm, since so many of the activities are outside and sometimes keeping mittens on a child can feel impossible (wait- just mine?!...

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making bread with orwashers bakery!

 

we are so excited to share a video with you guys today from when our family got to visit the main orwasher bakery in the bronx to learn how they make their unbelievable bread that you have all heard me rave about many times before.

josh and i met keith cohen, the owner and head baker at orwashers bakery, last year by sheer coincidence when we saw a live viewing of saturday night live....

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bagels with my love.

josh and i have tried out the upper west side’s new h&h midtown east bagel spot a few times now over the last few months since it has opened (we think they have a yummy cinnamon raisin bagel) and ventured back over the other day for a quick lunch date together! we seriously will take a date in any shape or form, it doesn’t have to be getting dressed up and going out to something fancy after the kids are all in bed (although i do not oppose those sorts of dates!...

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